electrolyzable love

Definitions

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  • adj. Capable of being electrolyzed, or decomposed by electricity.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Capable of being electrolyzed, or decomposed by electricity.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Susceptible of decomposition by an electric current. Also spelled electrolysable.

Etymologies

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electrolyze +‎ -able

Examples

  • _ -- I have already given my reasons for concluding that sulphuric acid is not electrolyzable, i.e. not decomposable directly by the electric current, but occasionally suffering by a secondary action at the

    Experimental Researches in Electricity, Volume 1

  • Hence it appears that acetic acid is not electrolyzable, but that

    Experimental Researches in Electricity, Volume 1

  • It was an important matter to determine whether the chlorine was a primary result, or only a secondary product, due to the action of the oxygen evolved from water at the _anode_ upon the muriatic acid; i.e. whether the muriatic acid was electrolyzable, and if so, whether the decomposition was _definite_.

    Experimental Researches in Electricity, Volume 1

  • My belief is, that when sulphur appears during the action of the pile on sulphuric acid, it is the result of a secondary action, and that the acid itself is not electrolyzable (757.).

    Experimental Researches in Electricity, Volume 1

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